Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Pterygoid fossa

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

pterygoid fossa

The fossa formed by the divergence posteriorly of the plates of the pterygoid process of the sphenoid bone; it lodges the origin of medial pterygoid and the tensor palati muscles.

Synonym: fossa pterygoidea.